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Desert Experience from Marrakech

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What to Expect
Day 1: Marrakech - Gorges du Dades
Meeting with the guide after breakfast at the hotel where you are staying. Your direction will be the High Atlas through the de Tizi'n tichka Pass (2260 m.) Along a mountainous road full of small villages and waterfalls. Tiz'n Tichka means in the local language "neck pastures" and the path is particularly impressive, with a landscape that constantly and a succession of colors that makes it even more dramatic changes. A stop for mint tea gives you the opportunity to savor the beauty of the environment, before arriving at the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou, where you will stop for lunch. Arrival to Dades valley, then dinner.

Day 2: Dades Valley -  Desert Merzouga
After breakfast, there will be a walk in the Dades Gorge, you will then take the car to travel the road of a thousand Kasbah, through the village of Tineghier with its Jewish quarter, to reach the Todra in time for with a stop for lunch. A walking tour in the groves will discover the beauty of the surroundings before continuing his journey through the desert of Merzouga via Rissani and Erfoud. You will arrive in time to leave the car and go by camel, to reach the foot of the dunes of Erg Chebbi, to spend the night in a Berber tent in the well-equipped camp where you could take a typical dinner at the rate of Berber drums and chants. If the sky is cloud-free you will be able to see the Milky Way in the sky. The next day, you may get up early and watch the sunrise from the top of the dunes.

Day 3: Merzouga - Ouarzazate
After breakfast you will start to visit Rissani, the old Sijilmassa, the economic capital of Morocco where caravans once went to deliver the goods everywhere, Shortly after, back to Ouarzazate, this time from 'a different direction from the first step through the village of Kob and the Draa Valley. then you will make a stop for tea and a visit to Agdez. You will arrive in Ouarzazate, where you can dine and spend the night in a romantic riad. 

Day 4: Ouarzazate - Marrakech
After breakfast, you will visit the city of Ouarzazate, the Kasbah Taouirt and movie studios Atlas Studios, the largest and most famous of all Africa. From there, you will head  to the oasis of Fint, near Ouarzazate. Then continues through the the Tizi n’Tichka for lunch in a small village. Then you will arrive at Marrakech late afternoon.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Your hotel/riad in Marrakech
Departure Time
7:30 AM
4 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • 3 nights accommodation
  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Local taxes
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Dinner
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Lunch
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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  • Duration: 4 days
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